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DIY Maxi Skirt Tutorial

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DIY Maxi Skirt Tutorial

Today we sew a maxi skit! What do we need? I have 3 metres of Black Lace Fabric, 2 meters of Plain Polycotton Fabric in Black and 70 cm of elastic. Adjust the elastic, top and hips dimensions to your body. Measure your waistline and take all that elastic. We cut out all the elements. Then we sew the elastic. First do the edges with straight stitch. Next put the sewn in gum on the other side. Then sew the edge again. And sew the fold flat. We sew the lining on the sides and sew the bottom edge. Let's take frills....

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DIY Cardigan Tutorial

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DIY Cardigan Tutorial

Do you dream of a DIY cardigan? No problem. What do we need? I chose 3 meters Plum Pattern Build-Up Stretch Fabric (CLICK HERE). First I drew on the material all the elements (all dimensions in cm). But how to draw a curve visible on the front and the back? Let's mark the dimensions that we have as points on the material, then draw a curve between them. I drew it on back then put the front to it, drew it and cut it out. You can see all the elements below. The proposed sleeves have a rectangular shape, so after sewing...

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DIY: How to Sew a Printed Head Wrap

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DIY: How to Sew a Printed Head Wrap

Level: Total Beginner The transition between Spring and Summer can often summon bad hair days, as your poor locks suffer both wet and windy weather, and drier, fresh days. Enter the head wrap! This vintage-inspired wrap headband is perfect for covering up those questionable hair days, and for adding a pop of colour and style to an outfit on a drizzly day. Read on to find out how to make your own! How to Sew the Head wrap You Will Need 30cm/1/4yard Medium weight printed fabric 20-gauge wire and clippers Fabric scissors Pins Thread Cutting Your Fabric Begin by cutting two pieces of fabric...

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